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Hmm. Is "DNS system" better or worse than "PIN number" or "ATM machine"? :boost_requested:

current personal opinion on above poll 

I feel like DNS system isn't as egregious as the other, usual examples of this phenomenon, though I'm not quite sure why. I think maybe it feels like a system of systems kinda makes sense?

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@myst well if we're being prescriptivists, "PIN number" is the most justifiable of the three imo since it's a disambiguation (japanese uses this strategy a ton, since it borrowed so many words from a tonal language that ended up homophonic without tones -- most chinese-origin words are composed of two related chinese morphemes)
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